Tadarab internship: Lifelong impact that matters

Tadarab internship: Lifelong impact that matters

By: Sultan Alawar, Tadarab intern at Deloitte, Middle East Albert Einstein once said “The only source of knowledge is experience”. My journey as an Intern part of Tadarab, Deloitte Middle East’s Internship program has been a perfect reflection of this statement, an example of a fruitful professional experience that exposed me to learning and allowed … Continue reading

It’s a world of fight

It’s a world of fight

By: Farah Matar, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability leader, Deloitte, Middle East I can’t remember the last time I didn’t have to fight for something I wanted. And when I say fight I don’t mean a quarrel with fists, but rather a struggle to make a statement. Looking back at my career path, I have faced … Continue reading

The possible is now

The possible is now

By: ME POV editorial team The world is worried. Normal. On the cusp between old and new modes of living and operating, it is only natural to feel anxious. Our only other option is to put our head in the sand and wait for the storm to blow over but that will only make us … Continue reading

The moral of the Family Constitution

The moral of the Family Constitution

By: Yasmine Omari, Senior Manager, Family Enterprise Consulting, Deloitte, Middle East Increasingly families are recognizing the need to undergo a family governance undertaking and put in place a roadmap for the family and the business in the future. This involves an exercise whereby family members work together to define their values, their mission and codify … Continue reading

I make coffee as an intern

I make coffee as an intern

By: Anas El-Hout, Tadarab intern at Deloitte, Middle East As I got accepted into Tadarab, the Deloitte Middle East internship program, the first things that came to my mind were all the internship myths. Is it true that all what interns do is make coffee, file documents, and answer phone calls? After more than 3 months … Continue reading

Know your playbook or get sacked!

Know your playbook or get sacked!

By: James Babb, partner and Clients and Industries leader at Deloitte, Middle East. Another American football season is upon us. Already we have seen some historical results from the first weekend of college with Howard University, (a 45 point underdog) defeating the University of Nevada Las Vegas 43-40. And the UCLA Bruins coming back from a 34 point … Continue reading

Diving into professionalism at Deloitte

Diving into professionalism at Deloitte

By: Aldo Sader, Tadarab intern at Deloitte, Middle East 19 June 2017 was the day I dived into the real professional world; It was the day I started my audit internship at Deloitte Beirut office.  Right from the beginning, I had a feeling that this internship would provide me with valuable knowledge and hands-on experience in … Continue reading

Insuring the survival of your family business

Insuring the survival of your family business

By: Yasmine Omari, Manager, Family Enterprise Consulting, Deloitte, Middle East While family businesses tend to be a labor of love, carefully nurtured by their founders, many unknowingly expose their businesses to certain risks by virtue of failing to conduct the necessary risk assessments or implement the necessary precautionary measures. Family business owners are often so … Continue reading

The only certainty is…

The only certainty is…

by: ME POV editorial team Nothing is certain except death and taxes. So said Benjamin Franklin in 1789. Since then, there is much that has become certain, such as uncertainty, wars, tax evasion, money laundering and business travel to name but a few. Oh, and mobile telephony. Future historians will eventually make sense of our … Continue reading